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    • Essays in applied microeconomics 

      Michon Junior, William
      2015-07-13
      Esta tese é composta de três artigos. No primeiro artigo, ``Risk Taking in Tournaments', é considerado um torneio dinâmico no qual jogadores escolhem como alocar seu tempo em atividades que envolvem risco. No segundo artigo, ...
    • Essays on concession design 

      Andrade, Rodrigo Bomfim
      2018-09-28
      Esta tese é uma investigação sobre questões de incentivo relacionadas ao tema do desenho de concessões. Uma concessão é um método de contratação de bens e serviços públicos envolvendo o setor privado, tipicamente usado ...
    • Essays on economic regulation 

      Hollanda, Lavinia
      2012-07-09
      It is known that stock prices of public listed regulated companies react to price revisions by the regulator, and that the information conveyed by this price reaction might be used by the regulator on the contract design. ...
    • Essays on household taxation and competition between heterogeneous firms 

      Oliveira, Érica Diniz
      2014
      Essa tese é constituída por três artigos: 'Tax Filing Choices for the Household', 'Optimal Tax for the Household: Collective and Unitary Approaches' e 'Vertical Differentiation and Heterogeneous Firms'.
    • Essays on incentives, procurement and regulation 

      Rodrigues, Rafael Mourão dos Santos
      2013-10-30
      This thesis is composed of three articles. The first article, 'Simple Contracts under Simultaneous Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard', considers a principal-agent problem under the simultaneous presence of both moral ...
    • Essays on regulation and risk 

      Martins, Régio Soares Ferreira
      2010-08-30
      In this thesis, we investigate some aspects of the interplay between economic regulation and the risk of the regulated firm. In the first chapter, the main goal is to understand the implications a mainstream regulatory ...
    • Essays on taxation and regulation: variational approach, couples taxation, and dynamic procurement 

      Alves, Cassiano Breno Machado
      2017-09-20
      Esta tese coleciona 3 dos projetos por mim desenvolvidos durante meu período de doutoramento na Escola de Pós Graduação em Economia da Fundação Getulio Vargas. No primeiro capítulo apresento um artigo que nasce da percepção ...
    • On common agency with informed principals 

      Lima, Rafael Coutinho Costa
      2008
      This thesis consists of three chapters that have as unifying subject the frame-work of common agency with informed principals. The first two chapters analyze the economic effects of privately informed lobbying applied to ...